Letter: Effect of thyrotrophin-releasing hormone on the serum cholesterol

van der Vis-Melsen, M J; Wiener, J D
November 1973
British Medical Journal;11/17/1973, Vol. 4 Issue 5889, p419
Academic Journal
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